Polk County Conservation

Wisconsin Dells 3-Day Eco-Bus Trip

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Step on board for a three day jam-packed tour to the Wisconsin Dells.

Day 1: Enjoy lunch overlooking the mighty Mississippi at an iconic restaurant in East Dubuque.  In route to the Dells, we will stop at the cabin of Aldo Leopold, the father of the conservation land ethic.  We will also tour The Aldo Leopold Foundation Visitor Center.  Clap your hands and sing along as we enjoy dinner at the Wisconsin Opry.The group will be treated to live entertainment of classic and country music along with an abundant buffet. A hayride tour of the farm is offered as well as time to shop the 500+ craft vendors. 

Day 2: We will have a private tour of the International Crane Foundation, enjoy lunch at Buffalo Phil’s  and ride the Duck boats on the scenic Dell’s waterways. The evening meal will be at Paul Bunyan’s Cook Shanty. 

Day 3:  We will tour Lost Canyon via horse drawn wagon rides. On the trip back to Des Moines our final stop will be at Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright’s home and estate. This is an action packed 3 days of fun and discovery.  The fee covers lodging, transportation, meals and entrance fees. Sign up early this trip will fill fast!

Time: 7:30 a.m. of Oct 10 returning on October 12 at 6:30 p.m.

Fee: $330 double per person or $410 single ($80 more for the single rate). Registration deadline: September 14.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Registration opens on March 25 at 8 am.

Trip Cancellation Policy:  If the trip reservation is cancelled before the registration deadline the individual will be issued a full refund.   If the trip reservation is cancelled after the registration deadline, the individual will be refunded payment  only if the  assigned space is re-reserved by another person.  The refund shall be the amount of the trip less a $10 cancellation fee.  If assigned space is not re-reserved, no refund will be given. The trip reservation fee may also be transferred to another trip prior to the registration deadline providing the trip is not full

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